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Hand-Stitch 8 Haunting Halloween Embroidery Patterns

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in Embroidery |

Show your love of the scary season with hand embroidery and cross-stitch patterns guaranteed to put a spell on you. We've rounded up eight fang-tastic Halloween embroidery patterns to get you in the macabre mood!

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Showcase Your Talent in the First Craftsy Pattern Design Awards!

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

This October, we want to celebrate the amazing pattern designers whose hard work and creativity has given us the tools we need to create incredible projects. Read on to find out more — including how you can be entered to win the Craftsy class of your choice!

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Free Pattern Friday: Be Extra Sweet With Free Sweetest Day Patterns

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Take a moment to show the extra-special people in your life that you care with these 8 heart-themed project ideas in celebration of the upcoming Sweetest Day holiday!

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Appealing Appliqué: Feature Your Fabric With Fussy Cut Templates

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Fussy cut your fabric to make it work wonders with machine embroidery appliqué designs. Learn how easy it is to do by creating and using a template!

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5 Cross-Stitch Designs for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted by on Oct 13, 2014 in Embroidery |

There are many ways to remind yourself, as well as loved ones, of the importance of breast cancer awareness and one way is by using your embroidery skills. These five cross-stitch patterns and projects will inspire you to stitch for a cause.

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Hooray! 5 Million Member Celebration: Save on Select Classes

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

The Craftsy community is now five million members strong! Help us celebrate this milestone in the maker community with limited-time discounts on select online classes. But you better hurry. These class savings will be gone in a flash!

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